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Apr 22, 2015, 06:29 ET

Changing West Africa oil markets create new information needs

 West African crude producers are at a critical juncture, as growing North American shale oil output has displaced their crude, all but closing...

Apr 21, 2015, 10:34 ET

Argus wins prized UK business award for third time

 Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus has received the Queen's Award for Enterprise, which recognises business...

Apr 02, 2015, 12:18 ET

Argus appoints Sean Watson to board

Argus has appointed Sean Watson, a senior corporate lawyer and adviser, as a non-executive board director. "We are glad to welcome Sean to the...

Feb 26, 2015, 19:23 ET

Argus launches WTI Houston assessment

 Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus today launches its much-anticipated assessment for West Texas Intermediate...

Jan 20, 2015, 15:04 ET

Argus expands operations to Riga

Energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has opened a new office in the Latvian capital of Riga, as the latest part of its global...

Jan 20, 2015, 10:44 ET

Colombia adopts Argus coking coal and freight assessments in volatile market

Colombia's mining regulatory agency ANM has started pricing coking coal for royalty calculations using price assessments published by global...

Jan 20, 2015, 10:42 ET

Colombia Adopta índice de Argus para Carbón Metalúrgico y Fletes

 La autoridad reguladora de minería en Colombia, La Agencia Nacional de Minería (ANM), ha empezado a indexar carbón...

Jan 12, 2015, 09:52 ET

Argus acquires MetalPrices.com, expands metals coverage

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has bought MetalPrices.com, one of the world's largest providers of metals market...

Dec 09, 2014, 16:24 ET

País miembro de la Opep adopta índice ASCI™ para exportaciones de crudo

La empresa estatal del Ecuador, PetroEcuador, confirmó que el precio de sus exportaciones de crudo se calcula en base al Argus Sour Crude...

Dec 09, 2014, 14:51 ET

Opec member Ecuador adopts ASCI price for crude exports

 Opec member Ecuador's state-owned oil company PetroEcuador has started pricing its crude exports using the Argus Sour Crude Index (ASCITM)...

Nov 18, 2014, 06:17 ET

Portugal launches fuel reference prices based on Argus

Portuguese fuel markets authority ENMC (Entidade Nacional para o Mercado dos Combustiveis) has launched a series of national reference prices for...

Oct 28, 2014, 10:20 ET

Argus expands conference portfolio to fuel oil, acquires the Energy Conference from Frank Swierz

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has acquired the Energy Conference from Frank Swierz & Associates. The Miami event,...

Oct 13, 2014, 08:05 ET

Argus Extends And Completes Third Review Of Energy Benchmarks Process In Line With IOSCO PRA Requirements

 Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus has successfully completed an external assurance review of the policies and...

Oct 03, 2014, 00:01 ET

Rare earths market at pivotal point ahead of new China policies

The global market for rare earths is approaching a critical juncture as China, the world's largest producer, reshapes its export and production...

Sep 19, 2014, 13:22 ET

South Africa's energy minister calls for "paradigm shift" in LPG at Argus conference

South African energy minister Tina Joemat Pettersson told delegates at the first Argus Africa LPG conference in Cape Town this week that the South...

Sep 09, 2014, 09:05 ET

Argus welcomes IOSCO's positive report on implementation of the IOSCO PRA Principles

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus welcomes today's report from the International Organization of Securities Commissions...

Aug 15, 2014, 00:45 ET

Asia-Pacific condensate market transformation prompts new Argus index

 New flows of lightly distilled US condensate exports to the expanding Asia-Pacific market for petrochemical feedstocks highlight the need for...

Jul 13, 2014, 01:00 ET

Argus climbs rankings of UK's fastest growing exporters

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has risen again in the rankings in the third annual "Sunday Times HSBC International...

Jul 08, 2014, 15:46 ET

Argus welcomes Ofgem support for extending Iosco PRA principles

Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus welcomes today's decision by UK gas and power markets regulator Ofgem to support...

Jul 03, 2014, 03:01 ET

Turkmenistan Chooses Argus As Energy Price Information Source

 Turkmenistan has chosen global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus as an official source of energy price information....